Hollywood supernova Brad Pitt’s production company is currently in the process of developing a TV series for HBO that will center on an ex-gangster living in Buffalo, N.Y. trying to get his life back together by working at a debt collection agency, according to a report in entertainment trade publication Variety.
SoundBite Communications (Nasdaq:SDBT), a provider of customer experience management solutions, today announced the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) recent favorable ruling on its February 2012 Petition for Declaratory Ruling.
The Commercial Law League of America (CLLA) is pleased to announce that it has selected association professional Anthony Hilvers as its new executive vice president. Hilvers officially assumed the EVP role at the CLLA’s recent Fall Meeting, held in New York City from Nov. 8-10, 2012.
I’m always happy to share my thoughts about the ARM Industry and collection agency success. As I did recently in this interview.
InvestiNet, LLC announced the hiring of Maggie Adams to the position of Vice President of Audit and Compliance. Ms. Adams joins InvestiNet after more than ten years with Arrow Financial Services and MRS Associates.
The U.S. government has spent billions subsidizing healthcare providers’ migration to electronic health records (EHR). Now the Office of the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services wants “high-risk” providers to submit additional proof they actually did the work.
It now wants the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to hold up future payments for “selected professionals and hospitals prior to payment to verify the accuracy of their self-reported information.” It also asked CMS to publish guidelines of documentation that providers “should maintain to support their compliance.”
When it comes to medical debt collection, Dr. Hubert Fu has had enough. “You outsource your healthcare collections to someone else, they don’t necessarily have your sensitivities in mind,” says Fu, a practicing anesthesiologist in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. “As physicians, our most important, irreplaceable asset is our patients. Without patients, we don’t exist. Debt M.D. […]
From small changes, it’s possible to see dramatic big results. Everyone from the Red Cross Foundation, to Oprah, to self-improvement guides tout it. And this approach/philosophy pops-up in numerous aspects of our lives — from slight changes we can make in our lifestyle and diet to improve our overall health, to small donations we make that […]
The Commerce Department said early Thursday that the rate of real gross domestic product (GDP) growth increased to 2.7 percent in the third quarter of 2012, compared to its initial estimate of 2 percent a month ago.
Nearly 60 percent of accounts receivable management companies are meeting or exceeding expectations for performance in 2012, according to a non-scientific poll of insideARM readers. The poll asked ARM companies to compare their 2012 results so far to expectations heading into the year.